The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people born in Newark, New Jersey, U.S.

Shaquille O'Neal

Shaquille O'Neal (50)

American basketball player
Baby Kaely

Baby Kaely (17)

American rapper
Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston (1963 - 2012)

American singer, actress and producer

Ice-T (64)

American musician and actor
Queen Latifah

Queen Latifah (52)

American singer and actress
Joe Rogan

Joe Rogan (55)

American actor, comedian and host
Jerry Lewis

Jerry Lewis (1926 - 2017)

American comedian
Joe Pesci

Joe Pesci (79)

American actor, singer, and producer
Ray Liotta

Ray Liotta (1954 - 2022)

American actor
Chris Christie

Chris Christie (60)

American politician
Keshia Knight Pulliam

Keshia Knight Pulliam (43)

American actress
Frankie Valli

Frankie Valli (88)

American singer
Aaron Burr

Aaron Burr (1756 - 1836)

American politician
Brian De Palma

Brian De Palma (82)

American director
Okieriete Onaodowan

Okieriete Onaodowan (35)

American actor and musician
Sharife Cooper

Sharife Cooper (21)

American basketball player
Sarah Vaughan

Sarah Vaughan (1924 - 1990)

American singer
Ian Ziering

Ian Ziering (58)

American actor
Paul Auster

Paul Auster (75)

American author
Cissy Houston

Cissy Houston (89)

American singer
Gloria Gaynor

Gloria Gaynor (79)

American singer-songwriter and actress
Bill Bellamy

Bill Bellamy (57)

American actor and comedian
Harlan Coben

Harlan Coben (60)

American author
Stephen Crane

Stephen Crane (1871 - 1900)

American journalist, author, and poet
Brittany Underwood

Brittany Underwood (34)

American actress
Kimya Dawson

Kimya Dawson (50)

American singer-songwriter and guitarist
Jack Warden

Jack Warden (1920 - 2006)

American actor
Wayne Shorter

Wayne Shorter (89)

American musician
Max Weinberg

Max Weinberg (71)

American drummer
Robert Sternberg

Robert Sternberg (72)

American psychologist
Amiri Baraka

Amiri Baraka (1934 - 2014)

Poet, playwright, critic, activist
John Amos

John Amos (82)

American actor
Tsu Surf

Tsu Surf (32)

American rapper
Raheem Devaughn

Raheem Devaughn (47)

Singer, songwiter
Randy Foye

Randy Foye (39)

Professional basketball player
Peter Eisenman

Peter Eisenman (90)

American architect, designed the City of Culture of Galicia
Richard Meier

Richard Meier (88)

American architect
Savion Glover

Savion Glover (49)

American actor, tap dancer and choreographer
Marvin Davis

Marvin Davis (1925 - 2004)

Chairman of Davis Petroleum, film mogul, philanthropist
Marc Shaiman

Marc Shaiman (63)

American composer
Dennis Boutsikaris

Dennis Boutsikaris (69)

American actor
Vivian Blaine

Vivian Blaine (1921 - 1995)

American actress
Ernest Dickerson

Ernest Dickerson (71)

Director and cinematographer
Madeline Bell

Madeline Bell (80)

American singer-songwriter
Kenneth Faried

Kenneth Faried (33)

American basketball player
Billy Hamilton

Billy Hamilton (1866 - 1940)

American baseball player
Rah Digga

Rah Digga (47)

American rapper